"Now that they are all grown they brought them here and we are ready to sell them", said Norris FFA President, Meghan Essink.
"A few months post surgery, she never felt better", she said.
This is all part of the Pink Pumpkin Patch Foundation, a non-profit based out of Colorado that started growing these pumpkins and donating money raised to breast cancer research. To find out more about the Women's Wellness Connection, and to see if you qualify for free breast and cervical cancer screenings, call Ashley Gonzalez at SJBPH at 970-335-2015 or visit https://sjbpublichealth.org/sexualhealthclinic/ for more information.
While the development of breast cancer in any one individual remains unpredictable, many factors can influence a person's overall risk for the disease, so it's important to take action at an early age.
Avon Philippines continues its long-time efforts to promote breast cancer awareness in the country by holding various initiatives and events in line with its crusade this October.
"I'll be with them", Smith said. "A new thing we did this year is host a cycling class to raise money, and I would have to say I am most excited about that".
Tesfaldet said Zeta's executive chair member, Emily Gonzales, is in charge of all philanthropy events.
"My grandmother and my mother, my grandmother died in 1988 of breast cancer".
"I know that the support, care and love of my family and friends got me through this tough time", she said.
On Monday, Oct. 8, Zeta had 'Cupcakes for a Cure, ' where it sold $1 cupcakes at its lodge located on Greek Circle.
The Zeta fraternity will also be handing out pink ribbons this week.
Breast cancer affects about one in eight women in the United States over the course of their lifetime, and is the second-leading cause of cancer death in women, according to the National Cancer Institute.
"Awareness for breast cancer is huge".
Smith helps her patients in four different areas.